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Web-only Exclusives
November 30, 2000

From Our Correspondent: Hirohito and the War
A conversation with biographer Herbert Bix

From Our Correspondent: A Rough Road Ahead
Bad news for the Philippines - and some others

From Our Correspondent: Making Enemies
Indonesia needs friends. So why is it picking fights?

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THE AGONY AND THE INSOLVENCY: ASIA'S MONEY MESS

On its fourth year, the behemoths of The Asiaweek Financial 500 face the region's biggest financial turmoil in decades

On the spot: Thai Finance Minister Thanong Bidaya

Japan's rise from the rubble of the bubble economy

Asia's central banks join hands

Business with a conscience: A World Banker's view

BANK AND INSURANCE RANKINGS

Asia's 500 Largest Commercial Banks ranked by assets, deposits, loans and profits

The Biggest by Country

ASEAN's Top 50 Banks

GUIDE TO ASIAN BANKING

Where the Money Is

In charts and capsule reports, this section analyzes how Asian economies went from cash-rich to debt-ridden in a matter of years. What's the outlook for the region's lenders, borrowers, depositors and investors? And where are the opportunities for banking and finance?

Country-by-country breakdown for banking performance in 12 Asian countries

INDEX

This index lists corporations, their IDD telephone numbers and their rank on the Asiaweek Financial 500 list. Life insurance companies are listed under their own heading.


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